NHI is committed to ensuring the lives of older persons in the 400+
private and voluntary nursing homes across the country are enhanced and
fulfilled. Our members are committed to ensuring persons who call
nursing homes “home” are provided with the highest quality care and
Private and voluntary nursing homes play a key role in healthcare
delivery in Ireland. The 400+ homes provide expert care to almost 22,000
persons in specialist settings in local communities. Our members also
provide employment to thousands of healthcare and specialist
staff. Private and voluntary nursing homes are meeting the growing care
requirements of our ageing population.
NHI supports members by providing expert advice surrounding care
delivery and representing their interests and those of their residents
at local and national level.
NHI plays an influential and key role within the Irish healthcare
sector. Its expertise, experience and unified voice for hundreds of care
providers is of critical importance within the healthcare setting. NHI
engages with State bodies, health stakeholders, representative
organisations for older persons and wider society to influence and shape
policy and inform debate surrounding the care of older persons.
It is our goal to ensure everyone who chooses a nursing home for the
next step in their lives experiences a safe, happy, caring and
fulfilling environment. Members are realising the goal and are being
supported in doing so by Nursing Homes Ireland, a strong, unified,
influential national representative organisation within Irish
Nursing Homes Ireland is committed to providing leadership, supporting members and promoting excellence.